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Re: [css3-layout] Issues/suggestions for Template Layout Module

From: Alexis Deveria <adeveria@gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 29 Apr 2009 10:53:25 -0400
Message-ID: <5e5974a0904290753u57dfc07fg6f4ae6a096b13e43@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Tab Atkins Jr." <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Cc: www-style@w3.org
On Wed, Apr 29, 2009 at 10:39 AM, Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com> wrote:
> On Wed, Apr 29, 2009 at 9:33 AM, Alexis Deveria <adeveria@gmail.com> wrote:
>> So should the following template be rendered as [1], [2], or something else?
>
> It should render as #2.
>
>> Come to think of it, unless the contained elements were to have a
>> height of 100%, the background shouldn't fill the slot, should it? But
>> it does fill it in Example XX [3]. Again, the relationship between
>> imagined slot container and child element seems a bit fuzzy to me.
>
> Bert confirmed off-list that Example XX is erroneous.  Elements should
> not stretch to fill their container, so those colored backgrounds
> would not form squares without additional CSS.

Okay, I understand it much better now, thanks! Guess it's back to the
drawing board for me...

Alexis
Received on Wednesday, 29 April 2009 14:54:01 GMT

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